Conversion Disorder

Konversionsstörning

Svensk definition

En störning vars mest framträdande drag av fysisk funktionsbrist tyder på en fysisk sjukdom, men som i verkligheten uttrycker en psykologisk konflikt eller psykiskt behov.

Engelsk definition

A disorder whose predominant feature is a loss or alteration in physical functioning that suggests a physical disorder but that is actually a direct expression of a psychological conflict or need.

Svenska synonymer

Konversionshysteri

Engelska synonymer

Conversion Disorders Hysteria, Conversion Conversion Hysteria Conversion Hysterias Hysterias, Conversion Conversion Reaction Conversion Reactions Reaction, Conversion Reactions, Conversion Astasia-Abasia Astasia Abasia Globus Hystericus